Myriad Genetics, Inc.

Patient Advocate Receptionist

US-UT-Salt Lake City
1 week ago
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Myriad Genetic Laboratories seeks a full time Patient Advocate Receptionist to accurately process incoming calls, faxes and requests to ensure timely testing of patient samples.


Each employee’s specific job responsibilities are uniquely defined by their individual training plan and assigned duties, but are generally defined as follows:

  • Responsible for answering incoming phone calls promptly and courteously
  • Routes phone calls, answer general questions
  • Interacts with patients, clinicians, insurers, and Myriad employees in a timely and professional manner
  • Sorts and distributes incoming mail and faxes in an accurate and timely manner
  • Participate in the Quality Assurance plan
  • Complies with applicable CLIA and HIPAA regulations


Minimum of High School diploma or equivalent
6 months to 1 year of medical setting experience preferred
Effective communication skills
Detail oriented, teamwork and multitasking skills
Quick learner
Excellent problem solving and research skills
High level of accuracy
Excellent reading comprehension and analyzing skills
Proficiency in Windows and Internet Browsers 
Ability to work between 6:00 am and 6:00 pm Monday through Friday

Physical and Mental Requirements of the job:


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; talk; or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop; kneel; or crouch The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and depth perception.

About Myriad

Myriad Genetics, Inc. (Nasdaq: MYGN) is a leading molecular diagnostic company making a difference in patient’s lives through to discovery and commercialization of transformative molecular diagnostic products that assess a person’s risk of developing disease, improve diagnosis, predict disease progression and guide therapy. We believe in improving the healthcare management of patients by providing physicians and patients with critical information across multiple medical specialties that addresses unmet medical needs. With fiscal year 2015 annual revenue of approximately $700 million and more than 2,000 employees, Myriad is focusing on strategic initiatives, including growing our existing markets, launching new products, and expanding our global presence to take advantage of significant long-term growth opportunities. For more information on Myriad, please visit the Company’s website at: Myriad is an equal opportunity employer and as such, affirms in policy and practice to recruit, hire, train and promote, in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status or status as a protected veteran. Reasonable accommodation will be provided for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures. We believe that diversity lends a regional, national, and global advantage to the clients we serve. Our workforce consists of dynamic individuals, with a range of backgrounds, talents, and skills.


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